Mechanical Technician

Job title : Mechanical Technician
Contract type : Permanent
Location : Gerrards Cross
Sectors :
Salary : £24000 - £28000 per annum + + Overtime
Start date : ASAP
Job Reference : SYN2513P_1658767720
Contact name : Zac Pyne
Contact email :

Mechanical Technician

  • £24k - £28k
  • Excellent benefits inc 25 days holidays + bank holidays
  • Location: Near Gerrards Cross
  • 37 hour week (Mon to Thurs 8.00 - 17.00 and Fri 8.00 - 12.00)
  • Overtime paid at time and a half

A well renowned client of ours is seeking a Mechanical Technician to join a very busy assembly team in making a variety of complex sub-assemblies.

Working to engineering drawings and using a variety of handheld tools, adhesives and assembly techniques to ensure product quality is perfect every time. This role also involves being responsible for your own inspection work, using hand tools and inspection machinery such as vision machines and pressure testing.

Mechanical Technician Responsibilities:

  • Working with accuracy to engineering diagrams and build plans
  • Following standard operating procedures (SOPs)
  • Using a variety of handheld tools to assemble components
  • Completing complex assemblies using handheld assembly/fitting tools and adhesives (Loctite, Araldite, Soldering etc)
  • Testing and inspecting the quality of your own work and performing quality checks using hand tools, vision machines and pressure testing
  • Use SAP to record your work

Mechanical Technician Skills, Qualification and Experience

  • Able to interpret technical drawings and specifications
  • Basic computing skills, ideally MRP or ERP use (Particularly SAP)
  • Good hand to eye coordination and manual dexterity
  • Previous experience with workshop tools and equipment (Rivet presses, torque wrenches, drills) Soldering experience is ideal but not essential.
  • Experience of completing self inspection and being responsible for all own inspection
  • At least 2 years of mechanical assembly experience

For all successful candidates, our client will undertake background security checks. As part of this, they will need to confirm your identity, employment history and address history to cover the past five years as well as your nationality, immigration status and criminal record. For positions that require Security Clearance, the successful candidate must hold or be willing to obtain security clearance up to the relevant level for the role.

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